Alexander Kay | Service Record

First Name(s)Alexander
Place of BirthEdinburgh
Club(s)Partick Thistle
Sheffield United
St. Bernard's
ServiceBritish Army
Service NumberS/1989
Previous Service Number(s)-
Regiment or CorpsRifle Brigade
Unit(s)11th (Service) Battalion
Previous Regiment(s) or Corps-
Type of Casualty (If applicable)Killed in Action
Theatre of War (If applicable)Western European Theatre
Date of Death (If applicable)15/02/1917
Place of Death (If applicable)France and Flanders
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)Thiepval Memorial
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)Pier and Face 16 B and 16 C.
Awards and Decorations-
Supplementary Notes"C" Company 11th Battalion.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. George Kay, of Gilmore Place, Edinburgh. A professional footballer.